03 JUL 2012 General News

Relay Teams qualified for London 2012

London's Olympic Stadium during the athletics test event (Getty Images)London's Olympic Stadium during the athletics test event (Getty Images) © Copyright
MonteCarloThe qualification period for the men’s and women’s 4x100m and 4x400m Relays at the Games of the XXX Olympiad, London 2012 ended on Monday 2 July.

The IAAF is pleased to confirm the following 16 teams, per each of the four relays, which have qualified to compete are as follows:

Men 4x100m
1 JAM
2 USA
3 FRA
4 GBR
5 TRI
6 BRA
7 GER
8 POL
9 SKN
10 HKG
11 CAN
12 ITA
13 JPN
14 CHN
15 AUS
16 NED

Men 4x400m
1 USA
2 RSA
3 JAM
4 CUB
5 RUS
6 BEL
7 GBR
8 BAH
9 GER
10 TRI
11 KEN
12 VEN
13 AUS
14 DOM
15 JPN
16 POL

Women 4x100m
1 USA
2 JAM
3 UKR
4 FRA
5 GER
6 NGR
7 NED
8 RUS
9 BRA
10 POL
11 TRI
12 COL
13 JPN
14 SUI
15 BAH
16 BLR

Women 4x400m
1 USA
2 RUS
3 JAM
4 GBR
5 UKR
6 BLR
7 CZE
8 FRA
9 NGR
10 CUB
11 GER
12 ITA
13 IRL
14 BRA
15 POL
16 TUR

Further Information:

The aggregate of the two fastest times achieved by national teams in the qualification period of 1 January 2011 to 2 July 2012 (for the results to be valid for qualification purposes, a minimum of three international teams had to have competed in each race) can be found in the following pdf file - http://www.iaaf.org/mm/Document/06/44/08/64408_PDF_English.pdf

The qualification period for all other event disciplines ends on 8 July 2012.

Full qualification information for all events at the London Olympics can be found on the following page - http://www.iaaf.org/Mini/OLY12/Standards/Standards.aspx

IAAF